AlphaTec® EVO Type CV/VP1

Unique, multi-layer, flame retardant, <br>re-usable chemical barrier technology, Type 1 / Level A protection

Key Features and Benefits
  • Meets NFPA 1991:2016 including the optional chemical flash fire and liquefied gas protection requirements
  • Offers outstanding permeation times - tested for 24 hours
  • Patented fabric system with antistatic butyl rubber and chemical and degradation resistant Viton® rubber on an aramid base fabric
  • High-level protection, abrasion resistant and durable, ensuring wearer confidence
  • Approved for work in explosive atmospheres
  • PyroMan™ tested
  • Well-proven design that fits on top of all major SCBA brands and bottle sizes

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Chemical Protective Suits Chemical Protective Suits
Gas & Vapor
Chemical Flame Retardant

Product Material

Outer aramid fabric with Viton®/butyl rubber. Inner chloroprene rubber and a multilayer barrier laminate

Design Features

• Encapsulating design type CV (with visor and hump, breathing apparatus worn inside the suit) • Encapsulating design type VP1 (larger visor, with hump, breathing apparatus worn inside the suit) • Seams are stitched with aramid thread for superior strength and durability, and are covered with a Viton rubber tape on the outside and a welded-on barrier laminate tape on the inside

Seam Type

Stitched and covered with Viton® rubber tape on the outside and a barrier laminate tape on the inside

Standards Overview

  • NFPA 1991:2016 incl. the optional Chemical Flash Fire & Liquefied Gas protection requirements*
  • EN 943-1:2015 + A1:2019 
  • EN 943-2:2019 
  • EN 1073-2:2002 (radioactive particle protection) 
  • EN 14126:2003 (infective agent protection) 
  • EN 1149-5:2008 (antistatic suit material) 
  • Approved for use in ATEX zones 0, 1, 2/20, 21, 22 and chemical group IIA, IIB, IIC
    * Only encapsulating suits with sewn-in socks/booties.

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Approx. 6.0 kg/13 lbs for a suit size L with sewn-in socks. Attached boots add approx. 2 kg/4.5 lbs.

  • Food Processing
  • Life Sciences
  • Chemical
  • Industrial
  • Law Enforcement
  • Fire and Rescue
  • Defense
  • Military
Individually packaged
    • EN 943-2:2019;&nbsp;
    • ATEX
  • CBRN Emergencies
  • Chemical leaks
  • Emergency Response
  • Hazmat response
  • Tank Cleaning
  • Accidental release of toxic gases
  • Biohazard response
  • Plant Emergencies
  • Maintenance of plant and machines
  • COLOR Red, Olive Green